February 28, 2014 – CEO of ACA, Mr. Okey Enelamah, gave the opening keynote address at the 16th Annual Africa Business Conference at the Harvard Business School. The theme of the event was “Africa Accelerates: Equipping a Vibrant African Economy.” In an inspiring speech, Mr Enelamah recognized Africa’s strong investment prospects and highlighted the need to drive the continent’s growth by strengthening human capital development, creating an enabling environment for businesses to thrive and promoting integrity and discipline in the execution of business opportunities.
The Africa Business Conference at the Harvard Business School brings together over 1500 African business leaders, young professionals, and students to Boston Massachusetts. With over 16 years of continuous growth, the event has become an annual pilgrimage for business leaders and young professionals from Africa with specific interest in Africa.
February 2-3, 2016, Abuja, Nigeria – African Capital Alliance (ACA) partnered with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) and the CDC Group (the UK Government’s development finance institution) to facilitate a two-day private equity training workshop for the board level executives of the Nigerian Pension Funds.
The workshop, which was organized by the National Pension Commission in Nigeria (PENCOM), was attended by over seventy pension fund operators who were given an extensive overview of private equity and global best practices in its management.